Pringle Street Elementary School

230 Pringle St,

Kingston, PA, 18704-3630

Tel: (570)287-5338
Grades: KG-5

136 students

Pringle Street Elementary School serves 136 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Pringle Street Elementary School operates within the Wyoming Valley West School District.

Overview

The student population of 136 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 136 students
Pringle Street Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Pringle Street Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pringle Street Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Pringle Street Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Pringle Street Elementary School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
16%
8%
Pringle Street Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
19%
16%
Pringle Street Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
56%
71%
Pringle Street Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pringle Street Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pringle Street Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.83
Pringle Street Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
34%
Pringle Street Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Pringle Street Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wyoming Valley West School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 4,785 1,682
Wyoming Valley West   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $21 MM
Wyoming Valley West   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $58 MM $20 MM
Wyoming Valley West   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,209 $12,476
Wyoming Valley West   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,744 $11,944
Wyoming Valley West   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Side Ctc High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wyoming Valley West Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Schuyler Avenue Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kingston West Side Ctc High School
    Vocational School
    75 Evans St
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)288-8493
    Vocational School
    0.4  mi  |  521  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kingston Schuyler Avenue Elementary School
    715 Schuyler Ave
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)287-6041
    0.7  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Kingston Chester Street Elementary School
    110 East Chester St
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)287-2438
    0.7  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Kingston Wyoming Valley West Middle School
    201 Chester St
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)287-2131
    0.8  mi  |  1199  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kingston Third Avenue Elementary School
    Rear Third Ave And Davis St
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)288-2282
    1.2  mi  |  148  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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